Movies like Peppermint

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Peppermint (2018)
 6.5
 31K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, rough, suspense, brutal, surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, loss of child, murder, drug cartel, justice, police corruption, fighting the system, corruption, revenge, corrupt official, female protagonist, coma, death of daughter, little girl, mother daughter relationship, torture, cemetery, fbi agent, bus, blood, hospital, grave, handcuffs, widow, lawyer ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s

Most similar movies to Peppermint

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about brutality, violence, blood, murder, death, shot in the chest and deception mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Peppermint: American Assassin (2017), I Am Wrath (2016), Law Abiding Citizen (2009), Death Wish (2018), 6 Bullets (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, terrorist, mentor, recruit, counter terrorism, terrorist plot, terrorism, one man army, cia, nuclear war, spy hero, bomb ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, istanbul turkey, rome italy, warsaw poland, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 11K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, revenge, violence, police corruption, corrupt politician, fire, gun, security guard, gunshot, mixed martial arts, stabbed to death, bullet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: serious, exciting, psychological, tense, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, fighting the system, murder, crime, master criminal, justice, mind game, prison, death, danger, perfect crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 48K
Death Wish (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: vigilante, dark hero, criminal, police, death of wife, father daughter relationship, moral dilemma, danger, betrayal, vigilantism, murder investigation, justice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united states, chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 6.1
 13K
6 Bullets (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, kidnapping, daring rescue, crime, tough heroes, missing child, crimes, organized crime, father son relationship, tough guy, martial arts, government agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 234
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, chase, undercover, police detective, renegade, gangsters, partners, deadly, dishonesty, good versus evil, police corruption, against the odds ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Street Fighters (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults his wife and murders his child. But when a corrupt judge sets the ...
Style: disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, psychopath, factory, vigilantism, prison, social decay, injustice, rape, jail, vigilante, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 598
Street Knight (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former cop returns to challenge a plot to escalate gang violence in the streets of Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: teenage life, gang, martial arts, police detective, city life, rivalry, against the odds, law enforcement, urban, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 25K
Hard to Kill (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mason Storm, a 'go it alone' cop, is gunned down at home. The intruders kill his wife, and think they've killed both Mason and his son too. Mason is secretly taken to a hospital where he spends several years in a coma. His son ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: coma, vengeance, martial arts, murder, hospital, danger, training, gangsters, intrigue, crime, tough law enforcer, deadly ...
Time: 80s, year 1990, year 1983, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, assassination, hitman, fight, unlikely partners, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, danger, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, organized crime, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: rescue, corruption, explosion, cia, warrior, sign language, cartel, violence, brutality, night vision binoculars, mission, interrogation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, somalia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
New Police Story (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, redemption, gang, revenge, partner, hostages, rivalry, haunted by the past, birthday, dark past, alcoholic, youth gang ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 7K
Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: girls with guns, betrayal, loss of father, child abuse, deception, lipstick, murder, escape attempt, massacre, birthday, drugs, disguise ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 486
Back in Action (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Plot: green beret, buddy cop, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bartender, torture, cemetery, mafia, corpse, crime boss, shotgun, interrogation, revolver ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 79K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: tough guy, terrorism, revenge, bomb, obsession, justice, one against many, death of daughter, terrorist, mercilessness, betrayal, politics ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, big ben london, america, usa, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 9K
Until Death (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Van Damme plays a dirty cop who is hooked on heroin, and everyone dislikes him. Because of an accident he is put into a coma, and comes out of it a better person. He wakes up wanting to put things right.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: coma, redemption, heroin, kidnapping, pregnancy, vengeance, good versus evil, infidelity, addiction, life is a bitch, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: shot in the leg, police brutality, computer cracker, hand to hand combat, tattoo, exploding body, englishman abroad, police captain, bulletproof vest, security guard, power outage, disarming someone ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 25K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, remake of french film
Plot: organized crime, police corruption, kidnapping, robbery, undercover cop, death, cell phone, van, beaten to death, electrocution, stabbed in the throat, hospital ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 297K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, one man army, fighting crime, lone wolves, vigilante, gunfight, corruption, tough heroes, righting the wronged, vigilantism, organized crime, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 13K
Point Blank (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Samuel Pierret is a nurse who saves the wrong guy – a thief whose henchmen take Samuel's pregnant wife hostage to force him to spring their boss from the hospital. A race through the subways and streets of Paris ensues, and the body count ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, hospital, on the run, danger, race against time, ransom, life turned upside down, chases and races, unlikely partners, crimes, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, california, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: escape, survival, assassin, tough guy, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, innocent person killed, one against many, corruption, murder, loss of father ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, switzerland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: surprise ending, suspense, ambiguous ending
Plot: hurricane, gang, martial arts, drug dealer, murder, revenge, massacre, violence, cia, hostage, kidnapping, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.4
 721
No Contest (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A beauty contest turns into a hostage situation, when the Miss Galaxy competition is taken over by a gang, demanding a ransom of diamonds. Sharon, a kick-boxing actress, is the host of the show, and the thorn in the terrorists side.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, race against time, kidnapping, danger, gunfight, terrorist, femme fatale, blood, hostage, swimming pool, machine gun ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, investigation, martial arts, murder, chase, revenge, car chase, city life, good versus evil, vengeance, deadly, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.3
 289
Mask of Death (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attempting to flee from the FBI, the criminal Frank Dallio kills Detective McKenna's wife, Rachel. McKenna himself is shot in the face by the professional killer Lyle Mason, who dies in a car crash shortly thereafter. The FBI persuades ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, betrayal, undercover, assassination attempt, blood, plastic surgery, fbi, machine gun, timebomb, dual role, tattoo, fistfight ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 46K
Live by Night (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
Style: surprise ending, tragic ending, emotional, melancholic, bloody ...
Plot: prohibition, betrayal, organized crime, revenge, love, mafia, gangster, chase, death, vengeance, violence, car chase ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: florida, cuba, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 30K
Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much ...
Style: buddy comedy, surprise ending, exciting, intense, tense ...
Plot: cia, cia agent, terrorism, bank, bomb, gas mask, intelligence agency, chase, surveillance, police, espionage, corruption ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 80K
Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loneliness, vigilantism, murder, gang, chess, veteran, juvenile delinquency, social decay, widower, crime, vengeance, oldtimer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 229K
The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, intense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: autism, accountant, survival, organized crime, lone hero, criminal, mentor, dark hero, investigation, mathematics, hitman, money laundering ...
Time: 2000s, year 1989, year 2006
Place: washington d.c., germany, new hampshire, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 12K
Momentum (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government conspiracy and entangled in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassin, martial arts, robbery, female protagonist, money, deception, violence, fear, conspiracy, hand to hand combat, regret, ambush ...
Place: cape town south africa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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